Brookwood Elementary School

  • Brookwood Elementary School serves 551 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 43% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 34% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Alabama state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45%.

School Overview

  • Brookwood Elementary School's student population of 551 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students551 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Brookwood Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Brookwood Elementary School is 0.25, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall School Rank#411 out of 1,264 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
44%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Brookwood Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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Hispanic
4%
7%
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Black
8%
33%
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White
86%
55%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Brookwood Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score0.250.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Brookwood Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTuscaloosa County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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If you have a special needs child esp a child with Autism please save your time and find a better equipped school that will take the time to understand them instead of putting them in isolation constantly. They write down how many times a child that doesn't speak screams or gets frustrated instead of figuring out why they are upset. The principal doesn't seem to have any kind of heart for this job.
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